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(July 17, 1959 - March 11, 2015)

David Lee Critchfield, a son, husband, father, brother and grandfather, died of a blood clot and complications in his leg on March 11, 2015, in Missouri. He was 55.

A Powell man was taken into custody and hospitalized on Thursday morning after a standoff with police on North Gilbert Street.

Police say Jack P. Weber, 32, is suspected of having committed multiple felonies, but on Thursday, medical treatment was taking immediate priority over the pursuit of criminal charges.

(March 19, 1948 - March 9, 2015)

Charles “Tucker” Leonard Fulton was born on March 19, 1948, to Dock and Dode Fulton in Powell. He grew up on the family farm on Heart Mountain with his four brothers and two sisters, just down the road from several Fulton cousins. 

(Oct. 16, 1942 - March 11, 2015)

Darlene Fay Butler, 72, of Cody, died peacefully in her sleep with her family by her side at West Park Long Term Care Center on March 11, 2015.

(Oct. 21, 1918 - Feb. 25, 2015)

Manuela De Leon, formerly of Powell, died Feb. 25, 2015, in Fresno, Calif. She was 96.

(March 20, 1927 - March 10, 2015)

Blaine Walker Nelson, 87, died March 10, 2015, after a long illness. Blaine was born March 20, 1927, to Ole and Mable Nelson in Preston, Idaho. He was raised in North Platte, Neb.

David Brown, 80, of Powell, died at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings.

Cremation services are with Ballard Funeral Home.

(May 4, 1918 - March 9, 2015)

World War II veteran Richard “Dick” Lawrence Hansen died in Powell on March 9, 2015. He was 96. 

(March 14, 1925 - March 11, 2015)

Nellie Jean Kloster died Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the Powell Valley Care Center. She was 89.

(Aug. 2, 1937 - March 10, 2015)

Jeanette Faye Bjelkevig died Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Spirit Mountain Hospice House in Cody from complications of cancer. She was 77.

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